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Research Article

Protective Role of P2Y2 Receptor against Lung Infection Induced by Pneumonia Virus of Mice

  • Gilles Vanderstocken,

    Affiliation: The Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, IRIBHM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium

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  • Els Van de Paar,

    Affiliation: The Department of Pathology, Faculté de Médecine Vétérinaire, Université de Liège, Liège, Belgium

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  • Bernard Robaye,

    Affiliation: The Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, IRIBHM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Gosselies, Belgium

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  • Larissa di Pietrantonio,

    Affiliation: The Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, IRIBHM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium

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  • Benjamin Bondue,

    Affiliations: The Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, IRIBHM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium, The Department of Pneumology, Erasme Hospital, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium

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  • Jean-Marie Boeynaems,

    Affiliations: The Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, IRIBHM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium, The Department of Laboratory Medicine, Erasme Hospital, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium

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  • Daniel Desmecht,

    Affiliation: The Department of Pathology, Faculté de Médecine Vétérinaire, Université de Liège, Liège, Belgium

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  • Didier Communi mail

    communid@ulb.ac.be

    Affiliation: The Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, IRIBHM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium

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  • Published: November 21, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0050385

About the Authors

Gilles Vanderstocken, Larissa di Pietrantonio, Benjamin Bondue, Jean-Marie Boeynaems, Didier Communi
The Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, IRIBHM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
Els Van de Paar, Daniel Desmecht
The Department of Pathology, Faculté de Médecine Vétérinaire, Université de Liège, Liège, Belgium
Bernard Robaye
The Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, IRIBHM, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Gosselies, Belgium
Benjamin Bondue
The Department of Pneumology, Erasme Hospital, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
Jean-Marie Boeynaems
The Department of Laboratory Medicine, Erasme Hospital, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium

Corresponding Author

Email: communid@ulb.ac.be

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: GV DD DC. Performed the experiments: GV EVdP BR LdP BB. Analyzed the data: GV EVdP BB JMB DD DC. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GV EVdP BR DD DC. Wrote the paper: GV JMB DD DC.